Hitman 3 is a spectacular end to the World of Assassination trilogy: “An impressive videogame and an ideal swansong for Agent 47,” we stated in our 90% overview. It is so good, it is acquired Fraser damply daydreaming about getting offed with a banana. It is simply that good.
The one factor marring the sport, actually, is IO Interactive’s promise that Hitman 3 gamers would be capable to import their Hitman 2 possession, unlocking these maps at no additional cost.
This labored with out difficulty on consoles, however turned out to be trickier than anticipated on PC as a result of Hitman 3 is an Epic Retailer unique whereas Hitman 2 is simply on Steam. IO first tried to stroll again the promise by providing a Hitman 2 “Entry Go” at a reduction, and when that did not fly (huge shock) stated that it might work out a way of guaranteeing that the preliminary promise of free entry to Hitman 2 areas could possibly be stored.
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The draw back is that the figuring-out course of would take a while, that means that the power to import Hitman 2 areas could be rolled out “within the coming weeks,” after Hitman 3’s launch. It has been out for greater than two weeks now and there is nonetheless no signal of that performance, however a brand new replace to the “Recognized Points” listing on the Hitman boards says that it will likely be launched by the top of this month.
“While we’ve been busy launching Hitman 3, we’ve additionally been engaged on the promised answer for permitting PC gamers to import areas that they already personal into Hitman 3 on Epic,” the replace says. “We’ve acquired that answer labored out and it’s at present being examined and verified from all angles to make it as sturdy as doable. By way of timing, it’s undoubtedly a case of sooner relatively than later. Even with the longest estimates we’ve checked out, the answer will probably be absolutely rolled out earlier than the top of February. We’ll hold you up to date with the following steps.”
There isn’t any indication as to the way it will work, however hopefully it will likely be much less a problem than the method required to import your progress from Hitman 2.
IO additionally stated that it is conscious of three different points at present plaguing the sport, and is engaged on fixes for these as properly.
- Gamers are unable to achieve full mastery in a location as a consequence of shedding XP, however challenges nonetheless marked as full after experiencing a server disconnect. – Standing: Tracked. This difficulty is on our radar.
- Gamers can’t entry the Requiem Pack – Standing: We’re conscious and dealing on an answer.
- Gamers are usually not awarded a trophy/achievement regardless of finishing the necessities – Standing: We’re monitoring those which are reported to us and investigating a repair.